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Abs and brake light always on brakes work fine but no abs

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Low on brake fluid or e-cable not all the way up can cause light to stay on, can computer test as far as abs to see whats wrong,

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On many systems, the abs light comes on if both brake lamps are blown. Have you checked that?

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SOURCE: Abs/Brake Light ON, although new brakes, ABS still works

I would suspect a speed sensor.

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SOURCE: Dash board parking brake and ABS lights stay

you have an abs fault. have your abs system scanned for codes.

your base brakes will continue to function normally

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SOURCE: my abs light is always on and now my brake warning light is on but brakes seem to be working fine

The ABS light is a warning that you have an issue with the ABS system. The red brake warning lamp is serious. It is telling you that there is an issue with the base brakes. Your car will be ok with an ABS light, but the red warning lamp could be really dangerous. You should have them checked ASAP. It could be from many causes. A park brake switch, low fluid, the causes are too numerous to list. Please for your safty have it checked. Good Luck

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